Japanese Ambassador works in Orkhon aimag
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki and Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar paid a visit to Erdenet, Orkhon.
Working group introduces 15 short-term solutions to reduce traffic congestion in the capital city
During the first meeting of the committee that took place last week, the Prime Minister tasked the officials to find possible short-term solutions to reduce traffic congestion. On August 30, in its framework, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene was introduced with 15 possible solutions that could be implemented for the short term in order to reduce the traffic congestion in Ulaanbaatar city.
Mongolian Information and Trade Promotion Center opens in Berlin
On August 27, the Mongolian Information and Trade Promotion Center was opened in Berlin.
2,740 new cases of COVID-19 reported
It was reported during today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 2,740 new coronavirus cases were detected in the past 24 hours after tests were carried out at PCR laboratories across the country.
Minister B.Munkhbaatar: Public hospitals and schools will be established in Khushig Valley
On August 28, Minister of Construction and Urban Development B.Munkhbaatar introduced the general plans for the new satellite city to be established at Khushig Valley.
‘Youth Power x Ulaanbaatar’ event organized for youth
Schoolchildren of Mankhan soum, Khovd aimag, School No. 12 of the capital city, School No. 119 and School No. 12 for children with special needs in the capital city’s Nalaikh district are being involved in teamwork activities to come up with possible solutions for pressing issues in the sectors of environment, health, economy, information technology, and personal development.
New ‘morning street’ established
A 600 square meter area located to the south of Blue Sky Tower has been landscaped into a ‘morning street’.
‘Countering illegal mining: Challenges and Solutions’ discussion held
Countering illegal mining: Challenges and Solutions’ stakeholder discussion was organized on August 27, 2021 as part of the Asia Foundations ‘Building Capacity to Counter Illegal Mining’ project.
COVID-19: 2,209 new cases, four deaths reported
2,209 new cases of COVID-19 were detected nationwide in the past 24 hours. In specific, 438 of the new cases were recorded in Ulaanbaatar city and 1,771 in rural areas.
National Committee on promoting Olympism and ensuring human development indicators holds its first meeting
The National Committee in charge of promoting Olympism, ensuring human development indicators and improving quality of life held its first meeting on August 28.
COVID-19: 2,414 new cases, three deaths reported
2,414 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
COVID-19: 2,422 new cases, one death reported
2,422 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Mongolia receives 11th batch of Pfizer/BioNTech vaccines
On August 25, Mongolia received 113,490 doses of Pfizer/BioNTech (BNT162) vaccines in the framework of the ‘COVID-19 pandemic and Public Health Emergency Capacity Building Project’.
2,289 cases of COVID-19 reported
It was reported during today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 2,289 new coronavirus cases were detected in the past 24 hours after tests were carried out at PCR laboratories across the country.
New facility put into operation at Central Storage for Vaccine and Biopreparations
On August 26, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene, Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan, and Minister of Health S.Enkhbold became acquainted with the operations of the National Center for Communicable Diseases.
Preliminary results of youth-focused expenditure review presented at National Youth Development Forum
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the establishment and development of youth organisations in Mongolia, the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection, the Department of Family, Children and Youth Development, Youth Development Council and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) co-organised the National Youth Development Forum 2021.
UN Resident Coordinator visits Uvs aimag
Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Mongolia Tapan Mishra was warmly welcomed by Uvs Governor Mr. Ch. Chimed, who had shared with the UN delegation the long-term development vision for the aimag and other development priorities including the current challenges they face in the midst of the COVID-9 pandemic.
Frontline workers being vaccinated with third dose of AstraZeneca vaccine
Per the order of the Minister of Health, frontline workers have recently begun to be vaccinated with the third dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Digital agriculture product awarded ‘Best innovative product and service’
Nomads Agritek Innovations LLC's ‘Agrolli’ smartphone application was selected as the ‘Best Innovative Product and Service’ during the Innovation Week 2021, which is the second start-up that received their award as a result of being part of virtual event in May 2021.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership